Belarus, Estonia hold ministerial
Belarus, Estonia hold ministerial consultations on consular issuesBelarus News (BelTA)MINSK, 2 July (BelTA) –Belarus-Estonia ministerial consultations on consular issues took place in Tallinn, BelTA learned from the press service of the Belarusian Ministry of Foreign Affairs. The Belarusian delegation was led by Head of the Main ...and more »
Posted on 1 July 2015 | 11:31 pm
FA Cup thrashings 'above board' -
Stuff.co.nzFA Cup thrashings 'above board'Stuff.co.nzThe crazy goal-fests that highlight the Estonian FA Cup have continued with Premier league side Paide Linnameeskond beating rank amateurs JK Raudteetoolised 31-0. That was not even the highest score in this season's competition as two weeks ago ...and more »
Posted on 1 July 2015 | 2:44 pm
Estonia's foreign minister steps down after
Estonia's foreign minister steps down after court links her to bankruptcy of ...Fox NewsTALLINN, Estonia – Estonia's foreign minister says she is resigning following a local court ruling that connected her to the bankruptcy of her father's freight company and ordered her and other defendants to pay claims to creditors. Foreign Minister ...and more »
Posted on 1 July 2015 | 9:37 am
Baltic Independence: Russia Reviews 1991
Headlines & Global NewsBaltic Independence: Russia Reviews 1991 Decision To Recognize Estonia ...Headlines & Global NewsBaltic Independence: Russia Reviews 1991 Decision To Recognize Estonia, Latvia and Lithuania's Independence. "No one has the right to threaten our independence," Lithuania's President Dalia Grybauskaite said in response to Russia's decision. By Som ...Russia examines 1991 recognition of Baltic independenceBBC NewsRussia is reviewing the 'legality' of Baltic states' independenceBusiness InsiderRussia's Prosecutor General to Review Legality of Baltics IndependenceVoice of AmericaForeign Affairs -Haaretzall 127 news articles »
Posted on 1 July 2015 | 5:39 am
Paide Linnameeskond hammer Raudteetoolised
Goal.comPaide Linnameeskond hammer Raudteetoolised in Estonian CupBBC SportThe road to glory is potentially brutal and some may argue aspects of Estonia's domestic cup competition are utterly pointless. Less than three weeks after Tallinna Infonet hammered Virtsu Jalgpalliklubi 36-0 in round one of the competition, top-flight ...Estonia goal-fest continues as pros beat amateurs 31-0SBSSoccer-Estonia goal-fest continues as pros beat amateurs 31-0Yahoo SportsEstonian team wins cup match 31-0Goal.comSportingNews.comall 27 news articles »
Posted on 1 July 2015 | 5:11 am
Britain beat Estonia for second win
Great Britain make it two wins from two games with a 2-1 victory over Estonia in the World Championships Group B match.
Posted on 14 April 2015 | 8:11 am
Germany assures Estonia of NATO backing
Posted on 14 April 2015 | 5:52 am
Estonia, Latvia and Lithuania 23rd, 33rd,
Estonia, Latvia and Lithuania are ranked 23rd, 33rd and 35th respectively in this year's Social Progress Index, an annual list drawn up by the non-profit US organisation Social Progress Imperative that assesses the well-being of countries based on a variety of different measurements.
Posted on 13 April 2015 | 10:38 am
Estonia seeks permanent Nato force
Estonian President Toomas Ilves calls for a permanent Nato force to be stationed in his country, amid concerns over Russian intentions in the region.
Posted on 12 April 2015 | 3:03 am
US, Russian war games rekindle Cold War
AMARI AIR BASE, Estonia (AP) — Russia is so close that the F-16 fighter pilots can see it on the horizon as they swoop down over a training range in Estonia in the biggest ever show of U.S. air power in the Baltic countries.
Posted on 9 April 2015 | 9:56 am
Here's how many planes the Royal Air Force
32 of those are based in the UK for domestic defence, while 4 of them are patrolling the Falklands, and a further 4 helping Nato's air-policing mission over the three Baltic states of Estonia, Latvia and Lithuania. The Ministry of Defence has paid for 160 ...
Posted on 3 July 2015 | 6:26 am
UNHRC backs Israel-bashing Gaza report, with
Forty-one of the 47 UNHRC council members voted in favor of the resolution, including the eight sitting European Union members: France, Germany, the UK, Ireland, the Netherlands, Portugal, Latvia and Estonia. Only the US, which last week slammed the report ...
Posted on 3 July 2015 | 5:17 am
Greece crisis: a failure of economics in the
As I’ve said here before: it’s not a question of political willpower but of democracy. The Eurozone now includes the perennially right-wing states of Estonia, Finland and Lithuania who will block with Germany; and a German people whose willingness to ...
Posted on 3 July 2015 | 4:23 am
Estonia could take in up to 156 refugees
The EU states agreed last Thursday to take in refugees on a voluntary basis rather than introducing a quota system. Estonia could take in up to 156 refugees, according to its interior minister, but the tabloid Õhtuleht is sceptical: 156 may be less than ...
Posted on 3 July 2015 | 2:13 am
What a Depression looks like (Greek style)
The country spends more on pensions as a proportion of its economy than any country in the European Union -- more than double that of some, such as Slovakia, Estonia and Ireland. Pension payments have already been slashed by as much as 60% to average 830 ...
Posted on 3 July 2015 | 2:11 am
Estonia operetta lyricizes economic
Tired of grumbling about economic austerity? Maybe it's time to sing about it.
Posted on 5 April 2013 | 10:52 pm
Estonia's capital gives residents a free
Looking for a free ride? Go live in Tallinn.
Posted on 3 April 2013 | 11:53 pm
Book returned to Estonian library 69 years
An Estonian man has returned a library book 69 years late, partly blaming a World War II aerial bombing that damaged the library for the late return.
Posted on 12 March 2013 | 8:40 am
Estonia opts for online voting; how about
In his victory speech, President Barack Obama acknowledged millions of voters' frustration when he said that it was time to fix the long lines at voting stations that have become an Election Day blight in America.
Posted on 9 November 2012 | 8:41 am
Jewish groups upset by Estonian mock ad
Jewish organizations have denounced an Estonian newspaper for publishing a mock ad for weight-loss pills depicting emaciated prisoners at a Nazi concentration camp.
Posted on 9 September 2012 | 1:23 pm